10 things you can do to help save monarchs

Join continental conservation efforts for the iconic butterfly

Montreal, 5 June 2017—The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is celebrating World Environment Day with the release of a video highlighting 10 simple actions North American citizens can do to help protect the monarch butterfly and its habitat along its migratory corridors in Canada, Mexico and the United States.

Produced in partnership with Environment and Climate Change Canada, Parks Canada, Mexico’s Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas (Conanp), and the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the CEC’s new video encourages North American residents to connect with nature by joining monarch monitoring, education and conservation efforts.

To learn more about our work on monarch butterfly conservation and play an active role yourself in helping this emblematic species, visit www.cec.org/help_monarchs, where you can download and share our 10 things you can do to help save monarchs social media images.

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